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Best practices of Ecofinder Kenya

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Integral participatory design

Leadership: 
We have stakeholders forum helping the lead organization which is Ecofinder Kenya
Conscious participation in project design: 
79%
Traditional and local wisdom: 
80%
Design methods: 
Our designs are guided by eco-cultural principles geared at sustainability.
Innovative methods and appropriate technologies: 
81%
Education and empowerment towards sustainable living: 
81%

Best social practices

Conflict facilitation and peace-building skills?: 
84%
Gender equality: 
68%
Sense of community and mutual support: 
77%
Diversity: 
75%
Inclusive decision-making processes: 
80%
Alliances within wider society and networks?: 
79%
Integration of new members: 
We operate on an open door policy in terms of new members. They just have to adhere to eco-cultural principles

Best cultural practices

Political activism for environmental and social justice: 
82%
Connecting to a higher purpose in life / spiritual pathway: 
58%
Local dance, music, art, celebrations and rituals: 
83%
Awareness about impacts of modernisation / minimising negative impacts: 
83%
Common vision: 
81%

Best ecological practices

Ecological sanitation?: 
81%
Sustainable transport: 
46%
Sustainable water management?: 
72%
Natural and traditional healing methods: 
22%
Organical food: 
66%
Ecological and traditional building methods: 
41%
Ecosystemes and biodiversity: 
36%
Renewable energy: 
71%
Organic agriculture/permaculture/ natural farming methods?: 
78%

Best economical practices

Transparent administration and bookkeeping: 
88%
Consciousness of the impacts of consumption patterns: 
60%
Ethical and transparent fair trade: 
72%
Strengthening local economy: 
70%
Economic justice: 
76%
Collective ownership: 
27%